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UWBM Ornithology Collection

Specimen Records: 100,958
Media Records: 0
iDigBio Last Ingested Date: 2017-01-08

The ornithological collections at the Burke Museum are relatively modern, with more than 85% of the collection built in the past 20 years. These bird specimens are used for teaching, research, and art. We are particularly known for our special collections such as spread wings (the largest such collection in the world) and bird tissues (probably the world's second largest collection).

Contacts

Name Rob Faucett
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrfaucett@uw.edu
Name Rob Faucett
RoleCollection Manager
Emailrfaucett@uw.edu
  • Data Corrected
  • Data Use
  • Raw
This table shows any data corrections that were performed on this recordset to improve the capabilities of iDigBio Search. The first column represents the correction performed. The last two columns represent the number and percentage of records that were corrected. A complete list of the data quality flags and their descriptions can be found here. Clicking on a data flag name will take you to a search for all records with this flag in this recordset.
FlagRecords With This Flag(%) Percent With This Flag
dwc_datasetid_added  i99049
98.109
dwc_parentnameusageid_added  i99049
98.109
dwc_taxonid_added  i99049
98.109
dwc_taxonomicstatus_added  i99049
98.109
gbif_canonicalname_added  i99049
98.109
gbif_genericname_added  i99049
98.109
gbif_taxon_corrected  i99049
98.109
dwc_scientificnameauthorship_added  i98087
97.156
gbif_vernacularname_added  i98006
97.076
dwc_multimedia_added  i95728
94.82
gbif_reference_added  i95234
94.33
idigbio_isocountrycode_added  i85888
85.073
dwc_taxonrank_replaced  i56555
56.018
dwc_originalnameusageid_added  i23159
22.939
geopoint_low_precision  i14657
14.518
rev_geocode_eez  i9487
9.397
taxon_match_failed  i9072
8.986
dwc_specificepithet_replaced  i8419
8.339
dwc_genus_replaced  i7516
7.445
dwc_family_replaced  i3997
3.959
rev_geocode_failure  i1514
1.5
dwc_continent_replaced  i1351
1.338
dwc_infraspecificepithet_added  i907
0.898
dwc_order_replaced  i284
0.281
datecollected_bounds  i256
0.254
rev_geocode_mismatch  i203
0.201
dwc_taxonremarks_added  i77
0.076
dwc_genus_added  i59
0.058
dwc_kingdom_suspect  i55
0.054
dwc_stateprovince_replaced  i19
0.019
rev_geocode_corrected  i8
0.008
rev_geocode_eez_corrected  i3
0.003
rev_geocode_flip_both_sign  i3
0.003
rev_geocode_lon_sign  i3
0.003
dwc_continent_added  i2
0.002
geopoint_0_coord  i2
0.002
rev_geocode_lat_sign  i2
0.002
dwc_class_replaced  i1
0.001
dwc_phylum_replaced  i1
0.001
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